This is a recertification course for healthcare providers. Each participant must show the instructor either a currently-valid certification or a certification that has been expired less than 90 days from any of the following: AHA, ARC, ECSA, ASHI, EMSS or NSC or accepted by MEMS and AGD/PACE (dental providers).
Discover the foundations for creating an online presence to promote your skills, services, or products. We will show you how to clarify your target audience, leverage your personal Facebook page, create professional and group Facebook pages and brand your content using Canva (a powerful and free Graphic design tool). Instead of worrying you'll be saving time, energy and money while having fun! This course requires that you have some computer experience including the use of various internet browsers.
This NON-technical class will introduce the basics to those who have NO computer background. Topics covered will include word processing, internet, and email, as well as basics like keyboarding, getting around the computer, and terminology like cut and paste, edit and undo and format and insert. Bring your own device if you are comfortable, or use one of ours.
This program ensures that individuals with a duty to respond (public safety professionals, healthcare providers, and others with a duty to respond) have the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. The course emphasizes active, hands-on learning and uses scenario-based activities to help participants learn how to provide one rescuer and two rescuer CPR, multiple rescuer response, how to use an AED and relieve an obstructed airway for adult, child and infant patients. Participants will learn how to check both a conscious and unconscious patient, and how to give effective ventilations to a patient experiencing a cardiac and/or respiratory arrest, including using a resuscitation mask and bag-valve-mask (BVM) resuscitator. This program does NOT contain a First Aid component. This program is accepted for continuing education credit by CAPCE and NREMT for EMS personnel, and by AGD/PACE for dental providers; the State of Maine accepts the program’s credits for licensing requirements. The course also is approved by, or meets the requirements of, JCAHO (Healthcare Providers); AAAASF (Ambulatory Surgery); ACSM (Sports Medicine); BCAT, NATA and NCSA (Athletic Trainers); DANB (Dental Assistants); NAEMSE (EMS); and NOLS (Wilderness EMT)